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the act of appointing to an office or position

Synonyms for nomination

the act of officially naming a candidate

the condition of having been proposed as a suitable candidate for appointment or election

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an address (usually at a political convention) proposing the name of a candidate to run for election

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I think he'll turn him round: I think the nomination may be staved off.
No films by Iranians won any Oscar nominations this year, a rare gap given that Iranians have won nominations 12 times in the previous 15 years.
Summary: ABU DHABI -- The Shaikh Zayed Book Award announced the closure of the nomination phase for its sixth session (2011-2012), receiving a total of 560 nominations in nine categories.
The Board of Trustees of Arab Towns Organization Award (ATOA) has held its 10th meeting here Tuesday to look over 115 nominations for the award.
One way of accomplishing this is to limit the number of nominations submitted by any one agency/organization thus creating an equal opportunity for smaller agencies.
Senate Rule XXXI regulates proceedings on nominations in executive sessions ("executive" in this case refers to executive business, not to a closed or secret session).
Summary: The Abu Dhabi Awards Organising Committee has published the final nomination figures for this year's Abu Dhabi Awards campaign, revealing that 42,536 nominations were received during the one-month nomination period.
The American Physical Society (APS) has issued a call Nominations for the John Dawson Award for Excellence in Plasma Physics Research
SANTA CLARITA -- Nominations are being sought for candidates to be considered for the 2007 Santa Clarita Valley Man and Woman of the Year.
Participation is open to FEI members and non-members; nominees do not have to be FEI members, and nominations can also be made by non-FEI members.
The filibuster is sometimes used by minority-party Senators to block nominations.
The following IABC Recognition programs are accepting entries or nominations.
The Federal Reserve Board announced on June 17, 2004, that it is seeking nominations for appointments to its Consumer Advisory Council.
The Report of CalCPA's 2003 Nominations Committee for the election of officers and council members follows, along with the Bylaws Committee Report, amended bylaws, amended Articles of Incorporation and a proxy for this meeting.
Why it's here: With 11 nominations and three years of momentum, it's the front-runner to win Best Picture and Best Director for honorary hobbit Peter Jackson, who devoted seven years of his life to the film trilogy.